For advice on travelling in hot weather and information on the planned rail strikes (13, 18 & 20 August), please visit our Service Updates page.

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Latest service updates

Find out the latest information about changes to our services

Planned rail strikes

The planned rail strikes on 13, 18 & 20 August may affect your travel plans.

We expect our services to be busier than usual and recommend you book in advance and check your timings before you travel. Please allow plenty of time to arrive at the departure location for your journey.

For journeys in and out of London please be aware there is also a London tube strike on the 19 August.

To stay up to date with our services in real-time, please use our Coach Tracker for live journey updates.

Stay connected with our live updates

On this page, you'll find a live feed of our Twitter updates, stops to be added to our network, ways to track your coach and the latest government guidelines for travel across the UK. Plus, you'll also see timetable and route map information so you can plan your journey with ease.

Hot weather advice

Please read our advice when travelling in hot weather to make your journey more comfortable:

  • Wear loose cool clothing, bring water with you to stay hydrated, don't forget to charge your mobile phone before you travel & keep medication easily accessible.
  • Don't forget your sunscreen, sunglasses and hat if you will be outdoors making onward travel connections.
  • You can stay up to date before you travel by using our Coach Tracker and follow us on Twitter @nxupdates.

For more information on how to stay cool in the hot weather, please visit the NHS website - and keep up to date with the daily weather forecast through the Met Office.

Service updates

Follow us on Twitter @nxupdates for the latest service information.

Stops coming to our network

Click on the drop-downs below to see which stops are planned to return to our network later in 2022 and 2023.*

Stops planned to return in 2022

  • Accrington
  • Ashby-de-la-Zouch
  • Astley Bridge
  • Ayr
  • Belfast
  • Belfast Port
  • Bickington [N.Devon]
  • Bideford
  • Blackburn
  • Bolton
  • Bridport
  • Burnley
  • Burton upon Trent
  • Bury St Edmunds
  • Cairnryan Port (Stena Line)
  • Canterbury (Park & Ride)
  • Castle Douglas
  • Coalville
  • Corfe Castle
  • Crowden
  • Cullompton
  • Darwen
  • Dumfries
  • East Taphouse
  • Fremington
  • Grampound
  • Grimsby
  • Heathrow Airport (T4)
  • Hollingworth
  • Honiton
  • Instow
  • Ivybridge
  • Kilmarnock
  • Lancaster
  • Lancaster University
  • London (Blackfriars)
  • London (South Hackney)
  • London (Southwark)
  • London (Waterloo)
  • Lostwithiel
  • Louth
  • Newark-on-Trent
  • Newhall [Derbys]
  • Newton Stewart
  • Oldham
  • Portsmouth (Rudmore Roundabout)
  • Raymond's Hill
  • Rochdale
  • Royston
  • Southsea
  • Stevenage
  • Stranraer
  • Swadlincote
  • Swanage
  • Wareham+A206
  • Warwick Parkway
  • Woodville
  • Wragby
  • Wymondham
  • Yelland

Stops planned to return in 2023

  • Amesbury
  • Andover
  • Attleborough
  • Banbury
  • Bangor [Gwynedd]
  • Bicester Village (Outlet Centre)
  • Birmingham (Five Ways)
  • Boston
  • Brean Sands **Pontins**
  • Brixham
  • Burnham-on-Sea
  • Burnham-on-Sea **Haven**
  • Chalford
  • Cheshire Oaks
  • Chester Zoo
  • Chichester
  • Corby
  • Cricklade
  • Dereham
  • Dover (Ferry Port)
  • East Midlands Airport
  • Eastbourne
  • Flint
  • Gorleston-on-Sea
  • Greenfield [Flintshire]
  • Gronant (for Presthaven Sands)
  • High Wycombe Coachway
  • Highbridge
  • Kettering
  • King's Lynn
  • Launceston
  • Leamington Spa
  • London (Aldgate)
  • London (Farringdon Barbican)
  • London (King's Cross St Pancras)
  • London (Shoreditch)
  • Minehead (Butlins)
  • Morpeth
  • Okehampton
  • Pensarn
  • Peterborough
  • Prestatyn
  • Prestatyn (Ffrith)
  • Prestatyn Sands (Pontins)
  • Presthaven Sands
  • Reading (Town Centre)
  • Rhyl
  • Rhyl **(Robin Hood - East)**
  • Rhyl **(Robin Hood - West)**
  • Rotherham
  • Skegness
  • Skegness (Butlins)
  • South Shields
  • St Columb Major
  • Stonehouse
  • Stroud
  • Swaffham
  • Tewkesbury
  • Towyn (for Lyons Winkups & Primrose)
  • Towyn [N.Wales]
  • Ty-Mawr (for Park Resorts)
  • Wadebridge
  • Wainfleet All Saints
  • Warrington
  • Wellingborough
  • Wigan
  • Wisbech
  • Worcester
  • Worcester-Warndon
*Unfortunately, we are not able to give a confirmed date on when these stops will be available to book. Please continue to check our Route Map, which automatically updates with the stops we are currently serving. Returning stop lists are subject to change and we regret that our Customer Contact Centre isn't able to provide any further detail on when certain stops or journeys may return.

Track your coach

Find real-time updates on where your coach is on its journey, as well as upcoming service times, with our Coach Tracker. For more information and a step-by-step guide on how to use Coach Tracker, please visit our Live coach tracking page.


Ticket amendments

If you wish to amend your existing ticket and know your new travel dates, customers with a Standard or Fully Flexible fare type can do this through My Account. You can find your fare type on your e-Ticket.

Latest Government guidance

Wearing a face covering is now a personal choice on our services. Please see below to check and comply with Government and any local guidelines. 

Find out more about our safety measures and how you can help on our safer coach travel page. We can all take precautions to help reduce the spread of Covid-19.

Visit our Timetables for a complete list of services

Use our digital timetables to see which services are currently running and any that are scheduled. Follow the link below for a full list of all services. You can filter by service number or location.

After selecting a service, the dates the timetable is scheduled for are shown at the top.

Find your service

Need help using Timetables? Visit our online guide for complete instructions.

Visit our Route Map to find our active stations & stops

Our interactive route map is a quick way to see which stations and stops we are currently serving and how they connect.

You can search by postcode, location or simply zoom in to select a stop.

Use Route Map

Need help using Route Map? Visit our online guide for complete instructions.

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